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Holy Ashura tomorrow

The holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hossain Ibn Ali (RA), a grandson of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him), will be observed across the country tomorrow Read More

Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated on Friday

The holy Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the greatest religious festivals of Muslims, will be celebrated on Friday in the country as the moon of Shawwal month of 1442 Hijri was not Read More

Saudi to allow only ‘immunised’ pilgrims to Makkah

Saudi authorities said Monday only people immunised against Covid-19 will be allowed to perform the year-round umrah pilgrimage from the start of Ramadan, the holy fasting month for Muslims. The Read More

Pope appeals for Middle East peace in Christmas message

Pope Francis has called for peace in conflict zones such as Syria and Yemen, as millions across the world celebrated Christmas on Tuesday. The head of the world's 1.3 billion Read More

First Hajj flight Saturday

The Hajj flights carrying Bangladeshi pilgrims to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj this year is set to begin on Saturday. This year, a total of 1, 26,798 persons will go Read More

Celebrated Christmas

The Christian community celebrated Christmas Day in the country as elsewhere across the world on Monday (Dec 25), commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ. Christmas, the biggest religious festival of Read More

PM asks authorities to take step for smooth hajj flights next year

Mentioning to the sufferings of hajj pilgrims this year, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has already asked the authorities concerned to take initiative and proper steps so that any hajj pilgrim Read More

Pope Francis feels disappointed at Rohingya Muslims’ plights

Pope Francis who criticized persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar is following the situation of Rohingyas in Myanmar and expressed his sorrows and grieves over the plights of these people. Read More

8 flights cancelled on two routes for carrying hajj pilgrims

The Biman Bangladesh Airlines has annulled all its flights on Dhaka-Doha route till August 26 to carry the intending hajj pilgrims who are yet to go to Saudi Arabia for Read More

HC asks foreign ministry to resolve mismanagement of hajj flights in 48 hours

The High Court on Sunday ordered the foreign ministry to communicate with the Saudi Arabian government to settle the visa complexities in 48 hours for smooth journey of hajj pilgrims. Read More